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Establishing integrated agriculture-nutrition programmes to diversify household food and diets in rural IndiaSpringer Netherlands, 2017Agriculture is the predominant livelihood for 70 % of the population living in rural India, and food expenses occupy a major proportion of their household budget. Rural household diets suggest that agricultural growth has contributed to increasing calorie intake with very minimal effect on the intake of protein and micronutrients.DocumentLeveraging Agriculture for Nutrition in South Asia, 2017Fragility, resulting both from violent conflict and/or severely adverse environmental conditions linked to climate change, fundamentally alters the linkages between agriculture and nutrition outcomes.Document
Gender Analysis of Cross-border Migration in Rural Border Communities of Ipokia Local Government Area, Ogun State, NigeriaFaculty of Economics, University of Opole, 2017The study examined gender dimension of cross border migration in rural border communities of Ipokia local government area, Ogun State, Nigeria. The study specifically examined socio-economic characteristics of migrants, pattern of migration between male and female migrants and reasons for cross border migration in the study area.OrganisationDocumentPyrex Journal of Geography and Regional Planning, 2017The study examined land accessibility among rural farmers in border settlements of Ogun State, Nigeria. Multi-stage sampling technique was used to obtain information from 492 small scale farmers for this study. The study established that majority of the respondents were within the active and productive population (31 – 60 years).OrganisationDocument
Land Accessibility Characteristics among Migrants in Yewa North Local Government Area of Ogun State, NigeriaScience Domain, 2017The study investigated challenges of land accessibility among migrants in Yewa North LocalOrganisationDocumentClimate and Development Knowledge Network, 2017The adoption of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction, the Addis Ababa Action Agenda, the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and the Paris Climate CDocumentInstitute of Development Studies UK, 2017Why do some citizens receive better municipal services than others? Comparative political economy is deeply concerned with this question, but most answers so far suggest that unequal access to these services is determined by either class or partisan voting.